Letter to Alex Gibney on the IRS deal, public policy, and calling out Rathbun and Rinder

March 6, 2015 Alex Gibney Chelsea Pictures 33 Bond Street Unit 1 New York, NY 10012 By e-mail: Re: Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief Dear Mr. Gibney: In the recent televised interviews or discussions about Going Clear, you and Lawrence Wright called out Scientologist celebrities Tom Cruise and John Travolta to get […]

Secret Lives interview (1997)

This interview was in Vancouver, BC in 1997. I had left the US earlier that year when I had discovered online a piece of what the Scientologists filed to get their 1993 IRS tax exemption, which included black PR on me. I’ve written about this a number of times.   Recently Caroline and I have […]

Russell Miller and me

DamOTclese2 commented on Tony O’s blog:  Of primary importance — for me, any way — is what Gerry thinks about all this. We all have opinions about wrongs that Scientology people have committed against others, and I would love to hear Gerry comment on the re-release of BFM as well as what he thinks about […]

The Suppressive Person Doctrine On Trial: Opening Statement by Gerry Armstrong

Earlier this month, I proposed to Marty Mark Rathbun to debate him about statements he had made about me, which I knew to be erroneous, in his recently published book Memoirs of a Scientology Warrior. Before we settled on specific statements that concerned my personal history, it was decided to first address the transpersonal issue […]

Application for Debt Ceiling Removal Job

July 28, 2011 President Barack Obama The White House Dear President Obama: I have a solution for the debt ceiling crisis, plus the debt crisis underlying it, and the debt underlying that, and actually a number of related societal crises, and I’m writing to offer my help. I made much the same offer to President […]

Response to Scientology Moscow Black PR

Translation of an article posted on May 24, 2011 on the portal-credo.ru, a website dedicated to news about religion: http://portal-credo.ru/site/?act=authority&id=1636 Church of Scientology of Moscow spokesman and editor-in-chief of “Right to Freedom”, Alexei Danchenkov: “Armstrong was invited to Russia as an expert on Scientology, but he left the church 30 years ago” Interview by Valery […]

How Some Things in ScienoWorld Never Change

A very fascinating, and I think smart, and good-hearted participant on a.r.s. posted about John H. Richardson’s 1993 “Catch of Rising Star” article in Premiere Magazine: From: Astrid <Astrid7777777@yahoo.com> Newsgroups: alt.religion.scientology Subject: The mother of all articles about Celebrity Scientology, from 1993 Date: Sat, 4 Dec 2010 08:05:50 -0800 (PST) http://www.rickross.com/reference/scientology/Scien12.html It’s been a while […]